Chair Connolly, Illinois Congressional Delegation to Hold Press Conference on Declining Postal Service Performance

Oct 13, 2021
Press Release

Washington, D.C. (October 15, 2020)—Today, October 15, 2021, at 3:00 p.m. CT / 4:00 p.m. ET, Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Government Operations, will hold a press conference with Members of the Illinois congressional delegation to address the dramatic reductions in U.S. Postal Service delivery performance in Chicago and across the country.  The press conference will immediately follow the Subcommittee’s hearing entitled “Waiting on the Mail:  Postal Service Standard Drops in Chicago and the Surrounding Area.”  



Chairman Connolly to hold a press conference on declining delivery performance by the Postal Service


3:00 p.m. CT / 4:00 p.m. ET


Federal Plaza, S. Dearborn St., Chicago, IL 60604



Rep. Gerald E. Connolly
Chairman of the Subcommittee on Government Operations
Rep. Danny Davis
Member of the Committee on Oversight and Reform


Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi
Chairman, Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy 


Rep. Mike Quigley
Member of the Committee on Oversight and Reform


Rep. Robin Kelly
Member of the Committee on Oversight and Reform


Rep. Bobby L. Rush
Member of Congress, First District of Illinois

Rep. Jan Schakowsky
Member of Congress, Ninth District of Illinois 

Rep. Bill Foster
Member of Congress, Eleventh District of Illinois


Rep. Sean Casten
Member of Congress, Sixth District of Illinois


Rep. Chuy Garcia
Member of Congress, Fourth District of Illinois


Rep. Lauren Underwood
Member of Congress, Fourteenth District of Illinois


Rep. Marie Newman
Member of Congress, Third District of Illinois  


Media should RSVP to by Friday, October 15, at 12:00 p.m. CT / 1:00 p.m. ET.

In the event of rain, the press conference will be held in the lobby of the Dirksen Federal Building at 219 S. Dearborn St.



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